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vesicular

 [vĕ-sik´u-lar]
1. composed of or relating to vesicles.
2. pertaining to or made up of vesicles on the skin.
3. having a low pitch, such as the normal breath sound heard over the lung during ventilation.

ve·sic·u·lar

(vĕ-sik'yū-lăr),
1. Relating to a vesicle.
2. Characterized by or containing vesicles. Synonym(s): vesiculate (2)

vesicular

/ve·sic·u·lar/ (vĕ-sik´u-ler)
1. composed of or relating to small, saclike bodies.
2. pertaining to or made up of vesicles on the skin.
3. having a low pitch, such as the normal breath sound over the lung during ventilation.

vesicular

(vĕ-sĭk′yə-lər, və-)
adj.
1. Of or relating to vesicles.
2. Composed of or containing vesicles.
3. Having the form of a vesicle.

ve·sic′u·lar·ly adv.

vesicular

[vesik′yələr]
pertaining to a blisterlike condition.

vesicular

adjective Referring to a vesicle or blisters

ve·sic·u·lar

(vĕ-sik'yū-lăr)
1. Relating to a vesicle.
2. Characterized by or containing vesicles.
Synonym(s): vesiculate (2) , vesiculous.

vesicular

1. composed of or relating to small, saclike bodies.
2. pertaining to or made up of vesicles on the skin.

avian vesicular dermatitis
vesicles on the skin of the feet and toes and occasionally on the head, on all birds; caused usually by photosensitization.
vesicular disease
a group of diseases of cloven-footed animals of major importance because of their high infectivity. See foot-and-mouth disease, vesicular stomatitis and vesicular exanthema of swine (below), swine vesicular disease, poisoning by the mushroom amanita.
vesicular emphysema
see alveolar emphysema.
vesicular exanthema of swine
an acute febrile disease caused by a calicivirus, genus Vesivirus. The clinical syndrome is one of vesicular stomatitis, with lesions occurring also on the coronets. The disease only ever appeared in the USA and was eradicated from that country in 1959.
vesicular gland
an accessory sex gland in ruminants, the counterpart of the seminal vesicle in the stallion but glandular instead of cystic. Consists of a much-coiled tube that exits at the seminal colliculus in the urethra.
vesicular murmur, vesicular sounds
the soft, sibilant sounds heard by stethoscopic auscultation over the lung parenchyma. They are caused by air moving in and out of the alveoli and terminal bronchioles and are an expression of normality of the lung tissue. Called also vesicular murmur.
porcine idiopathic vesicular disease
see porcine parvovirus.
vesicular stomatitis (VS)
an infectious disease of horses, cattle and pigs caused by a vesiculovirus transmitted by mosquitoes and biting flies. The clinical syndrome is one of vesicular stomatitis but lesions can occur on the udder and coronets.
Enlarge picture
Ruptured vesicles on the oral mucosa of a calf with vesicular stomatitis infection. By permission from Blowey RW, Weaver AD, Diseases and Disorders of Cattle, Mosby, 1997
swine vesicular disease
see swine vesicular disease.
vesicular vaginitis
see infectious pustular vulvovaginitis.
vesicular venereal disease
see infectious pustular vulvovaginitis.
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Before collecting or sending samples from animals with vesicular disease, the proper authorities should be contacted.
If a veterinarian anywhere in the United States sees a suspicious vesicular disease, as happened in Arizona and New Mexico the past summer, they send samples from the animal - preferably pieces of blister and fluid - to Plum Island for diagnosis," says Charles A.
Seneca Valley virus and vesicular lesions in a pig with idiopathic vesicular disease.
Vaccinia virus (VACV) belongs to family Poxviridae, genus Orthopoxvirus, and is associated with exanthematic and vesicular disease mainly in cattle, but also in man and, possibly in wild and peridomestic rodents (TRINDADE et al.
Federal and state veterinarians need to be contacted of any suspected vesicular disease.
The Defra spokesman said last night, Following an investigation of suspected vesicular disease by Animal Health on a holding near Guildford in Surrey, laboratory results have this evening indicated that the foot and mouth disease virus is present in samples from cattle on the premises.
A spokesman for Defra said: "Following an investigation of suspected vesicular disease by the Animal Health agency on a holding near Guildford in Surrey, laboratory results have indicated that the foot-and-mouth disease virus is present.
But the sow was last night cleared of both foot and mouth and swine vesicular disease.
Although SVA was first identified as a contaminant in cell culture medium (2,3), it has been infrequently associated with cases of idiopathic vesicular disease in pigs in the United States (3,4) and Canada (5).
Coinfection by vaccinia virus and an orf viruslike parapoxvirus in an outbreak of vesicular disease in dairy cows in midwestern Brazil.
Swine vesicular Swine vesicular disease virus Virus
The branch was home to a great many pigs at one time and that brought its own challenges ( not least outbreaks of serious notifiable diseases such as Aujesky's and Swine Vesicular Disease.